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today: am fog. mostly cloudy and cool. showers developing mid to late afternoon. highs: 64-69 winds: ne 5-10 mph tonight: areas of rain. lows: 54-59 winds: ne 5 mph wednesday: mostly cloudy. isolated shower. milder. highs: 71-75 winds: ne to se 5 mph
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a night of joy--
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flash. an apparent suicide bombing has left (22) people dead and dozens more injured. it happened as thousands of people, many of them teenagers, were leaving an ariana grande concert. just moments ago - president trump addressed the attacks while visiting the west bank. we get much more now on the
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the horror that played out in manchester from molly hunter. and as the chaos
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manchester arena-- ariana grande reached out to fans on twitter, saying " broken. from the bottom of my heart, i am so sorry. i don't have words." grande who had just wrapped up her concert was not hurt. our converage continues now-- the bombing in manchester england triggering security concerns across the globe. sam sweeney is at the live desk with more. the department of homeland security is closely monitoring news out of the united kingdom after an explosion outside a concert arena left 22 dead and dozens more injured. d-h-s warned that the public may see heightened u.s. security at similar public venues where
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crowds so-called "soft target" areas that terrorists increasingly pinpoint. d-h-s is also telling u-s citizens in manchester to contact the u.s. embassy in london for assistance and follow department of state guidance a statement from homeland security reads in part at this time, we have no information to indicate a specific credible threat involving music venues in the united states. the investigation into this however very fresh. there was a noticable increase in security outisde concerts in texas, california and new york city. we've reached out to dc police to see if they are increasing security around upcoming events and we are waiting to hear back. maryland governor larry hogan also reacting to the deadly bombing on social media. last night he tweeted-- "this attack is an unspeakable tragedy. praying for these young victims, their
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manchester, and all of britain." we continue to follow the news out of manchester this morning, as new details are released. stay with abc-7 for breaking news coverage all morning long. and for updates on the go-- sign up for text alerts at wjla.com slash text. also developing this morning-- a new twist in the investigation of connections between the trump presidential campaign and russia. general michael flynn refusing to testify before congress, saying he will instead plead the 5th amendment. but a key congressman says he already has evidence that flynn lied to the pentagon. abc's mary bruce has more. also happening today-- the white house is
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today-- the white house is expected tuesday to release president donald trump's budget for 20-18. the administration is expected to propose eliminating subsidized student loans and end student debt forgiveness for those who enter public service. a senior administration official says the budget will also include eight hundred billion in cuts to medicaid. the money would be directed to increased border security, opioid abuse prevention,
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needs to be passed by congress. coming up-- out complete coverage continues following a suicide bombing at an ariana grande concert. the attack impacting people around the world. we'll have more.. coming up. - areas of fog this morning - 3 more rainy days... stormwatch7 times it
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me to listen carefully. i'm ralph northam,aught
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ng asked me to support an assault weapons ban and close the gun show loophole, i took on the fight. i saw what those weapons can do as an army doctor during the gulf war. now, i'm listening carefully to donald trump, and i think he's a narcissistic maniac. whatever you call him, we're not letting him bring his hate into virginia.
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day! - warmer holiday weekend; storm chances return today: am fog. mostly cloudy and cool. showers developing mid to late afternoon. highs: 64-69 winds: ne 5-10 mph tonight: areas of rain. lows: 54-59 winds: ne 5 mph wednesday: mostly cloudy. isolated shower. milder. highs: 71-75 winds: ne to se 5 mph
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triggering increased security at similar targets here in the united states. last night-- police in new york swiftly increased their precence at landmark locations across the city. strategic response police officers, armed with assault rifles were visible outside lincoln center and madison square garden. residents saying they appreciated the seeing the extra police officers. the governor of new york says the city will also step up state patrols, especially around airports, bridges, and mass transit hubs. developing now.. tributes are pouringi
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university student who was murdered.. in a possible hate crime. hundreds of people attended a vigil on campus last night. they praised richard collins as an outstanding cadet.. and an outstanding individual. collins recently became an army lieutenant. he was supposed to graduate from college this morning. collins was fatally stabbed saturday at collins was fatally stabbed saturday at the university of maryland.. while waiting for an uber with friends. the man acccused of killing him.. sean urbanski.. is being held without bond. police say urbanski had been drinking... when he killed collins. urbanski was a member of a racist facebook group - which is fueling concern this may have been a hate crime. as of now- prosecutors are not making that claim in court. we'll stay on top
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you the latest as we get it. five people from the baltimore area are accused of robbing victoria's secret stores up and down the east coast. the three men and two women allegedly stole 300-thousand dollars worth of merchandise. police arrested them friday in berks county, pennsylvania.. after a theft at a victoria's secret store there. they allegedly threatened an employee with pepper spray. the suspects remain in jail in berks county. a fictional president- spotted in real life on the streets in the district. kevin spacey -- or president underwood -- was sitting at the bar at the old ebbitt today! he was joined by michael kelly- who plays "doug stamper" on house of cards. season 5 of the wildly popular show debuts one week from today. at xx time for weather. toss to eileen at xx time for weather. toss to eileen - areas of fog this morning - 3 more rainy days... stormwatch7 times it out - friday is our next nicest
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- warmer holiday weekend; storm chances return today: am fog. mostly cloudy and cool. showers developing mid to late afternoon. highs: 64-69 winds: ne 5-10 mph tonight: areas of rain. lows: 54-59 winds: ne 5 mph wednesday: mostly cloudy. isolated shower. milder. highs: 71-75 winds: ne to se 5 mph
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at the naval academy conquered the herndon monument to officially become midshipmen. the challenge is to climb the 21 foot tall monument, remove a plebe hat and replace it with a midshipman's hat. legend has it that the midshipman who gets the hat up on the top of the monument will be
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to become an admiral. there is much more coming up on good morning washington. john gonzalez.. what are you working on?
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to take on the "tom insurance companies and the credit card companies and the wall street banks... that's what tom perriello is about." progressive causes have been my life's work. i'm tom perriello... and before and after congress i led non-profits to battle climate change, poverty and president bush's attacks on civil rights. now i'm running for governor to reduce economic inequality. because together, we really can build a virginia that works for everyone.
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five: a suspected terrorist attack a pop concert. overnight - a rising death toll and reaction from the white house. we are following the fast moving developments as they come in. plus an alert here at home. how the explosion in manchester could change security at major events here in the u-s. good morning washington. toss to eileen - areas of fog this morning - 3 more rainy days... stormwatch7 times it out - friday is our next nicest day! - warmer holiday weekend; storm chan

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